Jo Dee Messina has announced that her 2017 tour dates will be postponed after October 7th so that she can undergo treatment for cancer. The singer's team shared the news of her diagnosis on Facebook writing, in part, "We don't know anything specific regarding the treatment plan at this point, but Jo Dee is working closely with a team to explore all options. She has taken the semester off from classes at The King's University, and her last tour date for the year will be October 7 (all other 2017 dates are being postponed), as she will begin cancer treatment this Fall . . ."
There is no information on the type of cancer that Jo Dee has been diagnosed with or the prognosis.